Personable meaning

pûr'sə-nə-bəl
The definition of personable is someone who is friendly, outgoing and easily able to talk to people.

An example of personable is a politician or celebrity who moves easily around the room, talking to everyone.

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Pleasing in appearance; attractive.
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Pleasantly sociable.
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(law) Enabled to maintain pleas in court.

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Having a pleasing appearance and personality; attractive.
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(of a person) Having a pleasing appearance or manner; attractive; handsome; friendly; amiable.
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Having capacity to take anything granted.
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Origin of personable

  • From Middle English personable, personabil, equivalent to person +"Ž -able. Compare Medieval Latin personabilis (“personal"), found in a late 13th century British source. The Middle French personable (“remarkable, important"), doesn't appear until 1528.
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